Canadian Forces Snowbirds
The Canadian Forces (CF) Snowbirds, 431 Air Demonstration Squadron are a Canadian icon comprised of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and National Defence Public Service employees.
Pilots, technicians (aviation, avionics, aircraft structure, supply), mobile support operators, resource management support clerks, an engineering officer, a logistics officer and a public affairs officer representing all three elements (Army, Navy and Air Force), work as a team to bring thrilling performances to the Canadian public. Serving as ambassadors of the CAF, the CF Snowbirds demonstrate the high level of skill, professionalism, teamwork, discipline and dedication inherent in the men and women of the CAF and they inspire the pursuit of excellence wherever they go in North America.
A brief squadron history, motto and battle honours can be found on the Department of National Defence's Directorate of History and Heritage webpage. 431 Squadron has flown the following aircraft:
- Vickers Wellington
- Handley-Page Halifax
- Avro Lancaster
- Canadair (North American) F-86 Sabre
For more information on booking a Canadian Armed Forces aircraft to participate in your community's air show or special event, please visit Event booking, or contact SpecialEvents.EvenementsSpeciaux@forces.gc.ca
431 (AD) Squadron
PO Box 5000
Moose Jaw SK S6H 7Z8
Telephone: 306-694-2222 extension 2437
Please allow up to ten business days for a reply.
The Snowbirds are proud ambassadors of the CH.I.L.DFoundation (english only)
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